Broadband Internet Information

Broadband Internet Information

Broadband - Will it Affect Your Online Marketing Future?

The coming age of general Broadband use bearing down upon us, minute by minute, is going to leave many changes in its wake. Some will be welcome; others will demand all we can do, just to keep up!Of course, items like high quality graphics, streaming video and movies on demand will be commonplace.

A Cheap Alternative To Broadband?

Are you a dial-up user looking for a faster connection, but don't like Broadband prices? If so, you should take a look at a new service called OnSpeed, which has received rave reviews in Internet technology publications.What OnSpeed does is to re-route web pages and email via its own servers, compressing the data on the fly prior to sending it onwards to your PC.

Ka Band -Affordable Satellite Internet On The Way!

Ka Band VSAT* satellite internet technology has enormous possibilities for telecommuters, rural locations and eventually for Motor Home users around the U.S.

DSL Internet is a Simple and Easy Way to Get Fast Internet Service

DSL - which stands for Digital Subscriber Line - is a great way to get high-speed internet service, without having to get a cable modem, or live in an area that has cable lines. DSL providers have very fast and comparatively cheap internet connectivity.

The Coming Television Revolution

The revolution is just getting started and will be begin to make its mark this year. By 2010, it will begin to take off.

Wi-Fi Hotspot Security

You've set up your Boingo account, you're hanging out at the Home Turf sports bar in LAX and you figure you'll do a little business or check your e-mail while sipping a Chardonnay. Well, that's the point of Wi-Fi hotspots; being able to take care of a few things while in a relaxing atmosphere.

Broadband is State-of-the-Art Internet Access: How Can a Broadband Cable Benefit You?

We are now well ensconced in a time when the Web is riddled with graphics, animations, sounds, and videos, bringing about a necessity for superior internet access such as that which broadband can provide. The fact is that anything less than the speed supplied by a broadband cable has become inadequate for today's Web users.

Remotely Connecting by Satellite To the Hospital - 2005

Hospital's and the Medical Professionals associated with them across America have discovered during the last few years that a great deal of efficiency can be accomplished by utilizing the World Wide Web to connect Doctors, Surgeons, Medical Transcribers and remote or mobile Clinics together. A specialist can instantly review an X-Ray or medical chart half way around the world or from a very remote area.

Time to Redefine Telecom

Telecommunication, according to Wikipedia, is the extension of communication over a distance. In practice, it also recognizes that something may be lost in the process; hence the term 'telecommunication' covers all forms of distance and/or conversion of the original communications, including radio, telegraphy, television, telephony, data communication and computer networking.

What are Your Internet Connection Solutions?

Of primary concern to all internet users is their actual connection to the internet.A user needs to look at all the factors and weigh the benefits and costsReliability - is the connection available 24/7, or do you get a busy signal?Speed - at what speeds can a user upload and download files?Costs - what are the setup and monthly costs for the internet connection service?Support - is support available 24/7 and is it free or is there a cost associated with it?Availability - is the desired service available at your location?Available options with good and bad features include:Local dial up with phone company (local isp) - While this many times is the simplest, often times, they are the most costly and support can be an issue.

3 Tips to Fix Unreliable Wireless Connections

Generally speaking, wireless computer connections are reliable. However, nothing is perfect, and sometimes you may lose your connection or experience a weak signal.

Why You Should Switch To A Fast Internet Connection

With high-speed Internet access becoming available in more and more areas, perhaps it is now available in your neck of the woods. If it is, you might be wondering if it makes sense to upgrade from dialup.

Business Satellite Internet Products Compared - 2005

There are a number of options available for Business Class Satellite Internet connectivity in the U.S.

Google Brings Millions of Hard-to-Find Library Books to Your Fingertips

Millions of hard-to-find books from five major libraries will soon be a lot easier to access: Google has made plans to scan and digitize them, making the books available on their widely used Internet search engine.Google's latest endeavor is a large step beyond previous attempts to scan books so they can be read online (Google, Amazon.

Wifi Hotspot Locations for that a Good Thing?

Recent companies have been advertising wifi hotspot locations that are 'turnkey' (they can run themselves), and only cost between $13,000 and $20,000 to start. Is that good?First of all, if it's so turnkey then why aren't they just popping off wifi hotspot locations left and right for themselves, is it their newfound generosity that has them 'sharing' the opportunities they have available.

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Minot considers broadband options  Lewiston Sun Journal

MINOT — Selectmen learned Monday night Great Works Internet of Biddeford is interested bringing broadband internet to Minot. Town Administrator Danielle ...

Could Amazon Beat SpaceX in Satellite Broadband Internet Space Race?  Motley Fool

In the rocket race to space internet, SpaceX has taken the lead -- but Amazon's got the cash.

Broadband study shows city faces challenges  Gainesville Sun

A long-awaited study that centers around elected leaders' interest to expand broadband internet services to Gainesville residents, and possibly county residents, ...

Broadband Internet coming to Weber City, VA  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Weber City, Va - Hundreds of people in Weber city, Virginia will soon be getting broadband internet. Virginia Delegate Terry Kilgore and the Scott County ...

Amazon Is Betting Big On Satellite Internet  Seeking Alpha

Amazon announced Project Kuiper in April, a planned constellation of 3236 LEO internet satellites. The LEO internet space is getting increasingly crowded as ...

King William residents and businesses may see broadband internet within six months  Virginia Gazette

Residents and businesses in King William County waiting on broadband internet won't get it overnight, but some may be able to log on in about six months.

Smartphone-only internet use in US has doubled in six years  Android Police

Broadband internet can be downright dismal in many households in the United States — pricey speed tiers and usage quotas tend to cripple the... by Jules ...

FCC approves funding, bringing broadband internet to thousands in rural Virginia  WSLS 10

Over the next decade, nearly 13900 rural Virginia homes and businesses in 34 counties will be recieving broadband internet access.

Mobile Technology and Home Broadband 2019 | Pew Research Center  Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project

As the share of Americans who say they own a smartphone has increased dramatically over the past decade – from 35% in 2011 to 81% in 2019 – a new Pew.

Nancy VanderMeer: Rural broadband remains top priority | Opinion  La Crosse Tribune

Serving as Chairperson of the Assembly Committee on Rural Development is a role I take very seriously and one that I treat with an immense amount of ...

Hasan Minhaj Wants to Mail You a Netflix DVD  Vulture

The latest episode of Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj will be available via DVD. Netflix will send you a little red envelope like it's 2007 if you have Comcast as your ...

Schumer: More LIers need true broadband internet  Newsday

Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday that 436000 Long Islanders have slow internet *service* and a report by the Federal Communications Commission paints a ...

Morocco's Fixed Broadband Market 2019 Featuring Maroc Telecom, Orange Morocco, Inwi, and Morocco Trade & Development Services -  Yahoo Finance

The "Morocco - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to's offering.

At least 1/4 of Tennessee students lack home internet, even more in rural districts  Columbia Daily Herald

Back in December 2015, Maury County Superintendent of Schools Chris Marczak signed a digital pledge.By pushing “Take the Future Pledge” button, Maury ...

Japan Fixed Broadband Market Statistics and Analyses 2019-2023 -  Yahoo Finance

The "Japan - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to's offering.

FCC funding broadband internet expansion in rural Missouri  KOMU 8

FULTON - The Federal Communications Commision (FCC) is giving $24.1 million dollars to expand broadband internet access to areas of rural Missouri.

Task force created to improve broadband internet in Idaho  KLEW

The Idaho Broadband Task Force is trying to ensure Idahoans have access to quality broadband. The group is charged with coming up with recommendations ...

Maine’s New Internet Privacy Law: What You Need to Know  JD Supra

Last week, Maine enacted an internet privacy law requiring broadband internet *service* providers (ISPs) to obtain a customer's express, affirmative consent ...

OUR VIEW: Movement on all fronts | Editorial  International Falls Journal

As our reliance on the internet increases, so does the need for reliable, easy and affordable broadband internet.

Viasat swaps Ariane 5 launch for new Ariane 6 rocket  Spaceflight Now

Viasat has modified an existing contract with Arianespace to launch one of the company's next-generation broadband Internet satellites on Europe's ...

Hongyun Project - China's Low-Earth Orbit Broadband Internet Project  CircleID

Last December, State-owned China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) launched the first experimental Hongyun (rainbow cloud) Project ...

AP: 3 million US students don’t have home internet  Columbia Daily Herald

HARTFORD, Conn. — With no computer or internet at home, Raegan Byrd's homework assignments present a nightly challenge: How much can she get done ...

In Washington and St. Paul, progress on rural broadband internet is slow, spotty  MinnPost

Matt Crescenzo's business in Scandia is only about 40 miles from downtown Minneapolis, but his internet *service* is painfully slow. His calls drop and he ...

Pressure grows for free inflight broadband Internet at US majors  Runway Girl Network

When the CEO of SITAONAIR suggests that the combination of top quality inflight connectivity *service*, very low cost, and maximum adoption doesn't exist ...

Microsoft to Bring Broadband Internet, Teach Digital Skills to Rural Vets Under VA Partnership  GovConWire

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 28, 2019 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is working to facilitate internet access for military veterans in rural areas as part of a ...

Bills would improve broadband internet mapping, expand access  Smart Cities Dive

Four U.S. Senators introduced a bipartisan bill to improve the accuracy of broadband internet coverage maps and bolster the data collected by the Federal ...

Briglin: Broadband crucial to Vermont's future  Vermont Biz

by Tim Briglin If we want a Vermont that works for everyone in every part of the state, we need to do better getting high-speed internet access to every corner of ...

Pennsylvania Internet Expansion Initiative Could Cost $1B  Government Technology

Gov. Tom Wolf wants Restore Pennsylvania to get $4.5 billion over four years for state upgrades, borrowed against a natural gas severance tax. It's a proposal ...

Martello Partners with GuestTek to Power Internet for Hotel Guests  Hospitality Net

Martello Technologies Group Inc., ("Martello" or the "Company") (TSXV: MTLO), a leading provider of solutions that deliver clarity and control of complex IT ...

KATE PATRICK: It's long past time for FCC to scrap flawed broadband access maps

Government regulators and the telecom industry agree that broadband maps showing who has internet access and who has high-speed internet are inaccurate.

The 'homework gap': At least 1/4 of Tennessee students lack home internet, even more in rural districts  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two years ago, Polk County, Tennessee, was able to give all of its middle school students an iPad, complete with 5 gigabytes of data a month, to work on school ...

Netflix puts a 'Patriot Act' episode about bad internet access on DVD  Engadget

The latest episode of Netflix variety talk show Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj focuses on the digital divide. In it, Minhaj breaks down some of the many reasons...

America's infrastructure is crumbling and these people are suffering because of it  CNN

The fabric of America is crumbling. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gives the nation's infrastructure a D+ grade -- that's the roads and bridges ...

Highmore, Eagle Butte businesses among broadband internet grant recipients  Drgnews

Communications companies from Highmore and Eagle Butte are among the first recipients of state grants to fund broadband internet projects in unserved and ...

Gov. Wolf's broadband initiative alone could cost $1 billion  Reading Eagle

The governor's top aide on internet connectivity explains the importance of her part of the governor's $4.5 billion Restore Pennsylvania plan.

Recent bills to bring rural broadband, business growth to Alabama  Yellowhammer News

For more than 40 years, I have dedicated my life to advancing the economic interests of Alabama. I've spent time in the state legislature as a representative of my ...

Jackson Connect reaches 1,000th connection  Seymour Tribune

Mark McKinney can hardly go anywhere while wearing a Jackson County REMC shirt without being asked when high-speed broadband internet will be hooked ...

Internet far slower in Georgia than reported  Atlanta Journal Constitution

An analysis found that internet speeds in Georgia were about one-fourth as fast as those reported by the Federal Communications Commission.

The Limitations of Poor Broadband Internet Access for Telemedicine Use in Rural America: An Observational Study  Annals of Internal Medicine

Background: Fewer than 10% of U.S. physicians practice in rural communities, where 25% of Americans live (1). Yet, rural Americans may need more health ...

American Airlines now offers satellite-based Wi-Fi access across its mainline fleet  TechCrunch

American Airlines, the world's largest airline by fleet size and passenger traffic, has finished rolling out satellite-based broadband Wi-Fi to its entire mainline ...

Jeff Bezos Just Made This Powerful Statement About What Amazon Plans to Deliver Next  Inc.

This week, at the reMARS conference, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos expanded on the company's plans to launch thousands of satellites into low-orbit in order to ...

We Survived the Net-Neutrality Apocalypse  National Review

Opponents of the FCC's decision to loosen Title II regulations told us the Internet as we know it would end. It didn't.

The Ability to Pay for Broadband  Benton Foundation

Findings from digital inclusion studies that sought to gain a deeper understanding of the ability of low-income individuals to spend their money on wired ...

Sen. Peters Calls On FCC To Expand Rural Broadband Access  9&10 News

Whether you're trying to run a business, doing your shopping online or just trying to get by and stay connected in this digital age, the internet is increasingly ...

FCC grants $24.1 million for rural broadband expansion

Two central Missouri internet providers operated by electric cooperatives, including one that serves residents in the lake area, will have $24.1 million in federal ...

What's the Impact of Internet Users Ditching Desktops for Mobile?  TechCo

Desktop internet use is dropping while mobile users increase. Here's what that means for the future of ads, *content*, and your website.

Flawed US Gov. Data is Hindering ‘Necessary’ Internet Service for Tribal Communities  The Globe Post

Native Americans on Tribal lands disspropritantely lack reliable internet access. A bug in the federal government's data is making the problem even worse.

Frustrations rise over lack of broadband progress

POWHATAN – Members of the Powhatan County Board of Supervisors showed obvious frustration last week during a discussion on the slow road forward to ...

Florida voters put new pot rules in place  Berkshire Eagle

FLORIDA — Voters approved new marijuana bylaws and a $1.38 million budget at the recent annual town meeting.The marijuana bylaws were put in place ...

FCC Allocates $20 Million for Broadband on Arizona Tribal Lands  KNAU Arizona Public Radio

The Federal Communications Commission has allocated more than $20 million to expand broadband internet on tribal lands in Arizona. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius.

Missouri receives $24.1 million from FCC for broadband expansion

The Federal Communications Commission granted two Missouri electric cooperatives $24.1 million to expand broadband internet in rural areas on Monday.

Working together to bring broadband to rural Veterans  Microsoft

Microsoft Software & Systems Academy works with over 400 partners to help fill the technology gap with highly skilled Veterans. Our nation's Veterans have ...

Boris Johnson’s broadband pledge won’t solve digital exclusion  NS Tech

Boris Johnson's campaign pledge to roll out full fibre broadband by 2025 is good news for ending the digital divide. The slowly revolving pizza wheel of doom is ...

Elon Musk's Plan to Dominate Space-Based Broadband  International Business Times

For SpaceX, launching 60 internet satellites is just the beginning. One day SpaceX internet could blanket the globe.

Here’s the technology behind SpaceX’s plan for fast internet service  MarketWatch

Only 56% of the world's population has internet access. SpaceX's Starlink aims to narrow the gap.

Loveland launches broadband push  The Denver Post

Loveland, Colorado's new broadband internet initiative will be called Pulse.

Homework gap: Ohio students among millions lacking home internet service  The Columbus Dispatch

With no computer or internet *service* at home, Raegan Byrd find homework assignments a nightly challenge: How much can she get done using just her ...

Opinion | Recent bills to bring rural broadband, business growth to Alabama

For more than 40 years, I have dedicated my life to advancing the economic interests of Alabama. I've spent time in the state Legislature as a representative of ...

'I had to move': Limited job options, internet drive youth away from region

Frustrating job options and limited internet providers are key factors in Lycoming County's population decline as young people become more apt to move away, ...

Why Comcast Is Focusing on Broadband Customers  Market Realist

Cable giant Comcast (CMCSA) has shifted its focus to high-speed Internet, where it is gaining traction amid pay-TV decline. Comcast lost 107,000 residential ...

Wiregrass Electric Cooperative survey reveals much of Wiregrass suffers from slow internet service  Dothan Eagle

When Troy University personnel tallied the results of an internet speed test for area internet customers in April, Wiregrass Electric Cooperative chief operating ...

‘We Do Not Have Coverage Here:’ Texans Take On Federal Broadband Maps  Houston Public Media

1.8 million Texans lack broadband Internet access, and most of them live in rural Texas. Hundreds of millions of federal dollars could become available, but the ...

Joe Wheeler EMC public meetings to begin as plans for broadband move forward  Moulton Advertiser

Joe Wheeler Electric Membership Cooperative hopes to hold public meetings in August concerning a vote that could bring high-speed internet to rural areas in ...

This Remote Irish Island Is Hoping To Lure New Residents  TIME

Arranmore Island has been touting high-speed internet to attract new residents, whom locals suggest could work remotely with this resource.

Shockingly, Cable TV and Broadband Customer Satisfaction Is Still The Worst In America  Techdirt

Every few years or so, giant cable and broadband companies like Comcast will proclaim that they've finally seen the light, and will be spending time shoring up ...

Lowell eyes new broadband network  Lowell Sun

LOWELL — SiFi Networks is coming with big promises. Its proposal to lay miles of fiber down every road in Lowell could mean significant changes for the city's ...

Satellite-based internet possible by year-end, says SpaceX  Network World

Amazon, Tesla-associated SpaceX and OneWeb are emerging as just some of the potential suppliers of a new kind of data-friendly satellite internet *service* that ...

County gets internet upgrades  Montesano Vidette

Grays Harbor, and East County in particular, are making up ground on the rest of the nation in terms of access to broadband internet. Last week, two events ...

A Team of Researchers Just Showed How the FCC Wastes Billions on Rural Broadband  InsideSources

Government regulators and the telecom industry agree that broadband maps showing who has internet access and who has high-speed internet are inaccurate.

FCC vastly overrepresents broadband coverage in Pennsylvania, report shows  StateScoop

New research funded by a Pennsylvania state legislative agency found that internet *service* providers have over-reported their broadband coverage to the ...

Study: Millions of U.S. Students Are Without Home Internet  Government Technology

Students with access to home Internet *service* consistently score higher in reading, math and science. And the homework gap in many ways mirrors broader ...

Lane County asking broadband users to help Speed Up America  The Register-Guard

Lane County recently teamed with Technology Association of Oregon's Hack for a Cause to develop a new way — — to provide accurate ...

Affordable Broadband Internet for Everyone in Alaska  Nanalyze

Affordable broadband for everyone in Alaska is an aspiration right now because it doesn't exist. We talked to an Alaskan company that fixing the problem.

How rural America can grab a bigger megaphone  The Washington Post

If residents are willing to adopt some big-city ideas, they might exert great influence — perhaps with just a visit to the local library.

Mountain West Telephone wants to bring faster internet to Evansville  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A local internet provider wants to increase internet speeds in Evansville and is seeking town officials' approval to do so.

Broadband expansion project moving along | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

ELKINS — Broadband internet expansion began to lay its foundation in East Dailey this week. During the most recent Randolph County Development Authority ...

How Klobuchar, Stearns County and the Legislature want to improve internet access  St. Cloud Times

A 2018 Broadband *Service* Inventory map of Stearns County, from the Minnesota Office of Broadband Development. The pink indicates unserved areas, purple ...

Broadband deployment | Editorials  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The fight to deploy vital broadband *service* into the deep south counties is gaining speed.

Governor Carney, DTI Announce Rural Broadband Expansion Partnership

DOVER, Del. — The Delaware Department of Technology and Information (DTI) Chief Information Officer James Collins, joined by Bloosurf, LLC Founder and ...

Internet ‘No Longer a Luxury,’ Sen. Klobuchar Says  Government Technology

The Democratic U.S. senator and presidential hopeful criticized the lingering urban-rural Internet divide, saying it creates inequity and limits economic growth ...

Big Brother Comes to Belgrade  Foreign Policy

BELGRADE, Serbia—In 2014, a young man was killed in a hit-and-run car accident in the Serbian capital of Belgrade. The perpetrator eventually escaped, even ...

State looking at ways to improve internet | Local News  Cody Enterprise

Broadband internet in unincorporated Park County, as with the rest of rural Wyoming, can be spotty at best.

Lack of internet, computers challenges poor, rural students  Times Union

Gilboa. Students at the Gilboa-Conesville school district have plenty of computers. They have two labs, iPads, a fiber optic connection and they offer coding ...

Franklin County receives broadband expansion grant  WDBJ7

FRANKLIN CO., Va. (WDBJ7) -- The Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission announced Wednesday that $650,000 in state funding had been ...

Oakland-area business owners, officials speak to Golden about labor, broadband  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

OAKLAND — A visit to Oakland reaffirmed what U.S. Rep. Jared Golden said were already “appropriate priorities” for him in Washington: rural broadband ...

Star awarded broadband grant  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

CLINTON — Star Communications has been awarded a portion of the Growing Rural Economies with Access to Technology grant from the governor's office…

County receives broadband grant | News  Franklin News Post

On June 12, Franklin County received a $650000 grant to assist with installation of approximately 30 miles of new optical fiber for high-speed internet *service*.

Mills proposes bond package to boost broadband, economic development WCSH-WLBZ

Maine could borrow hundreds of millions of dollars to invest in renewable energy, infrastructure and workforce training through a variety of proposed bonds ...

Differing Views on the Primary Barriers to Telehealth in Rural Counties  Medical Bag

Drake and colleagues blamed rural America's poor access of health care on inadequate broadband *service*; however, Struminger and Arora questioned their ...

Sen. Gary Peters pushes for more accurate broadband maps  Interlochen

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) has introduced a bill to improve a country-wide broadband coverage map. The Federal Communications Commission has an ...

FCC to Weigh Broadband Mapping Order in August (1)  Bloomberg Law

The Federal Communications Commission will vote in August on an order aimed at creating a more precise U.S. map of internet access.

Ivey signs two major broadband bills into law — ‘Will open a whole new world’  Yellowhammer News

In a ceremony at the State Capitol, Gov. Kay Ivey signed two major broadband bills into law: HB 400 by Rep. Randall Shedd and SB 90 by Sen. Clay Scofield...

Switzerland's Fixed Broadband Market 2017-2023: Technological Developments, Broadband Forecasts, and Regulatory Issues -  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Switzerland - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to's ...

Internet gap must be ended - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

A recent Associated Press study found that about 17 percent of American students are currently lacking access to computers at home, while 18 percent are not ...

Second phase of county broadband initiative awarded grant for $334K

The Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission approved a grant awarding $334396 for Phase 2 of the county's broadband initiative when it met ...

New Research Underlines the Ongoing Mobile Usage Shift, Highlights Audience-Specific Considerations  Social Media Today

We all know that you need a mobile-friendly website, that mobile is where attention is increasingly focused, and that you need to be factoring mobile ...

Viasat, Visiontec Partner to Bring High-Speed, High-Quality Satellite Internet to Brazil  Yahoo Finance

SAO PAULO, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Viasat Inc. (VSAT), a global communications company, and Visiontec, a Brazilian-based satellite products ...

Angola's Telecoms, Mobile & Broadband Markets 2019-2023 - Competition has been Introduced in the Underdeveloped Fixed-Line Market -  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Angola - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to's ...

AT&T cuts another 1,800 jobs as it finishes fiber-Internet buildout  Ars Technica

1800 new job cuts in addition to 23000 AT&T jobs cut since December 2017.

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